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    VCF Swap Meet - June 10, 2023 - Wall, NJ

    @3lectr1c I am signed up to be a vendor. Am I able to arrive around 9AM?
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    Looking for Compact way to Store Many Vintage CPUs

    That looks like a pretty good solution. Do you know if it can handle the smaller CPUs?
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    Looking for Compact way to Store Many Vintage CPUs

    I have a collection of over four or five dozen CPUs ranging from the early 80s through the early 2000s. I am looking for a compact way to safely store all of the CPUs in a single box. My collection is comprised of DIP, LGA, BGA, and PGA CPUs. I also want to have extra space in the box to expand...
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    Texas CDC Keystone Tape Drive From Texas to PA or Temporary storage in Texas

    Are any of you in Texas? I need help with temporarily relocating a CDC Keystone Tape Drive at someone in Texas until I can figure out shipping to PA. Any one able to help me with transport before April 30th? more info here...
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    Please ID this Data General diskdrive...

    Thank you, since I am starting with a blank slate, I think I will base the control scheme on the better document CDC HAWK Drive. It is the only hard drive I know of that has a block procedure schematic and a stepper motor. I just picked up the interface card for a CDC HAWK drive. It has more...
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    Please ID this Data General diskdrive...

    Hey I am reaching out again to see if you can provide me some more info on the circuit boards.
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    Please ID this Data General diskdrive...

    @jdreesen Can you please send me a copy of the control board's ROM chips. Thank you
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    Please ID this Data General diskdrive...

    The hard drive arrives on Monday.
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    Please ID this Data General diskdrive...

    I do not have a clue on how to repair one of these but I want to restore it to some resemblance of functionality. By that I mean reading and writting to the disk. I have only ever worked on more modern gard drives.
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    Please ID this Data General diskdrive...

    Could I use a 6 pin stepper motor driver from my broken Epson Pinter, if I modified it?
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    Please ID this Data General diskdrive...

    The stepper motor board? Do I have that one on mine? Also I may be able to find the Data General chips somewhere.
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    Please ID this Data General diskdrive...

    Could you upload hign quality images of the control board. I am rebuilding it from scratch since the one I just bought from EBay does not have any of its circuit boards. Thanks.
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